Speaker Date Topic
Norm McGillivray Mar 01, 2021 12:30 PM
Beddown: Everyone deserves a bed to sleep in.
Beddown: Everyone deserves a bed to sleep in.

Originally from the UK, Norm’s background has seen him work in the Automotive Industry for Jaguar and LandRover. In Australia, Norm has worked in Industry, Government and the Not-for-Profit sectors. Now Norm is challenging conventional thinking to address the massive social issue of homelessness here in Australia as he looks to implement his vision through Beddown of ‘We believe everyone deserves a bed to sleep in.’

Professor Christel Middeldorp Mar 15, 2021 12:30 PM
Integrated Care for Children and Parents with Mental Disorders
Integrated Care for Children and Parents with Mental Disorders

Christel Middeldorp is a professor in child & youth psychiatry, this is a conjoint position with the University of Queensland and Children’s Health Queensland Hospital Service. Her research focuses on identifying factors influencing outcome of mental disorders in children and developing treatments targeted at the children in highest needs. One group in high need are children with parents who also have mental health issues. Prof Middeldorp will explain how parental and children’s symptoms are associated and why integrated care addressing the child’s and the parent’s needs may improve the outcomes for both of them.

Greg Ellevsen - RSL Queensland Mar 29, 2021 12:30 PM
How COVID19 brought Queenslanders closer together to remember those who fought for freedom
Stephen Kamal and Duku Fore Apr 19, 2021

Stephen and Duku are members of the Sudanese community. One of them is an Author/ Entrepreneur and he represented Australia at the UN in New York .  The other one is the founder of a charity organisation that sends books to Africa and also trying to see how his charity can help the young adults in the Sudanese communities.

Ralph Praeger May 17, 2021

Ralph Praeger is principal lawyer - property and construction at MacPherson Kelly

Katrina Carroll - Police Commissioner Jun 04, 2021